:: Tân Xuân ::
A celebratory special edition Lunar New Year palette inspired by cultural heritage and the rich tapestry of hues woven throughout Lunar new year festivities and parades.
The ‘Tân Xuân’ palette features 6 brand new watercolors in both warm and cool hues to create a lovely range of mixing colours. Named after quintessential Vietnamese flowers, dress, mythology, music, and the year of the cat. These watercolors are infused with best wishes for the new year.
‘Tân Xuân‘ palette watercolors swatched from the top row left:
Áo Dài - ruby red
Mèo - tawny gold
Mai vàng - apricot blossom yellow
Chè - jade green
Cháu tiên - purple
Paris by Night - ebony black
Top row // from left to right
Áo Dài, Mèo, Mai vàng
Bottom row // from left to right
Chè, Cháu tiên, Paris by Night
Delicate and pretty pastel hues can be created with the ‘Tân Xuân’ paints in soft and serene layers. A versatile palette at full strength these watercolors are rich, vibrant, and deep.
Each ‘Tân Xuân’ palette of watercolors will be gift-wrapped and sent to you in a portable reusable metal tin, along with our complimentary signature artisan letterpress as a gift.
Our specialty curated palettes also come with an exclusive Wildthorne hand-letterpressed artisan swatch card that nestles snugly within your watercolor palette ready to be painted by you. Our letterpress cards are crafted one at a time with sustainability and environmental responsibility in mind. The paper is 100% tree-free cotton made locally in the United States as a byproduct of the cotton garment industry. With a soft luxurious and tactile feel to the touch, it is a surface that invites your artistry.
Our lovely mineral watercolor paints have beautiful granulation and can be layered from thick to thin. Artist-grade and lightfast, each pan is hand-poured to exacting traditional recipes and techniques in our studio using the highest quality earth pigments, and natural watercolor binding medium made from distilled water, honey, glycerine, and the sap of acacia trees.
** subject to availability.